Roskamp Family History

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Roskamp Name Meaning

Dutch and German: variant of Roskam.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Roskam, Bomkamp, Haskamp, Ryskamp, Nykamp, Rosman, Shamp, Romp

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Roskamp Family Origin

Where is the Roskamp family from?

Roskamp Family Occupations

What did your Roskamp ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Roskamp. 30% of Roskamp men worked as a Farmer and 56% of Roskamp women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Roskamp were Brick Layer and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    30%
  • Laborer
    30%
  • Farm Laborer
    17%
  • Brick Layer
    9%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    56%
  • Clerk
    23%
  • Housekeeper
    23%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Roskamp Historical Records

What Roskamp family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 938 census records available for the last name Roskamp. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Roskamp census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 335 immigration records available for the last name Roskamp. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 142 military records available for the last name Roskamp. For the veterans among your Roskamp ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Roskamp Life Expectancy

What is the average Roskamp lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Roskamp life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Roskamp in 1958 was 59, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Roskamp

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Roskamp ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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